Strengthening Silk Protein Shampoo

£36.00
200ml / 6.8 fl. oz.

Shampoo

Strengthening Silk Protein Shampoo

Our Strengthening Silk Protein Shampoo effectively lifts away dirt and debris without stripping the scalp and hair of moisture. Vegan silk peptides create a breathable ‘second skin’ on both the scalp and hair, protecting (by more than 35%) against the effects of pollution, irritants and bacteria, all of which are known to compromise hair colour.

Independent user trial results over four weeks with 100 women and men found:

  • 87% agreed that their scalp felt more balanced
  • 85% agreed that their scalp felt less itchy
  • 85% agreed that their hair and scalp felt free of product build-up
  • 85% agreed it had a positive effect on the health and condition of their scalp
  • 85% agreed that their hair felt fuller

If you tend to shy away from shampoo for fear of a dry scalp and frizzy strands, our Strengthening Silk Protein Shampoo is the refreshing antidote to everything that has gone before. It may not foam as much as other varieties, but this means it won’t leave hair dry and brittle either. Its star ingredients include coconut-derived cleansing agents that are of 100% natural origin, together with hydrating aloe vera and strengthening vegan silk peptides. aloe vera, as well as keratin to help fortify frail strands, while special vegan silk peptides strengthen and nourish both the hair and scalp. Not only does it fill your bathroom with a happy herbal fragrance (as opposed to your typical floral fug) it gives hair body and bounce, without feeling weighed down. Also free from parabens and sulphates. We recommend using our Strengthening Essence-Conditioner straight afterwards for an extra moisture boost.

  1. Apply on damp hair and scalp.
  2. Use a walnut-sized amount (longer, thicker hair might need slightly more) and massage into the scalp, working through to the ends of the hair.
  3. Repeat and rinse thoroughly.
  4. Follow up with our Strengthening Essence-Conditioner.

Caution: In case of eye contact, immediately wash out with water for several minutes, holding the eye open. Seek medical attention if irritation persists.

Aqua, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Lauryl Glucoside, Decyl Glucoside, Coco-Glucoside, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Glycerin, Hydrolyzed Keratin, Polysorbate 80, Sodium Lactate, Polyquaternium-7, Propylene Glycol, Cetrimonium Chloride, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Argania Spinosa (Argan) Kernel Oil, Panthenol (Pro Vitamin B5), Xanthan Gum, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, SR-Spider Polypeptide-1 (Vegan Silk Peptides), Sodium Benzoate, Vinegar (Apple Cider), Tetrasodium EDTA, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Linalool, Limonene.

Witch Hazel

A natural toner and anti-inflammatory, it’s ideal for treating irritated scalps, as it’s historically been used in skincare remedies for ailments like rashes, insect bites, bruises and minor burns - and is renowned for calming sensitive skin.

Witch Hazel

A natural toner and anti-inflammatory, it’s ideal for treating irritated scalps, as it’s historically been used in skincare remedies for ailments like rashes, insect bites, bruises and minor burns - and is renowned for calming sensitive skin.

Pumpkin Seed Extract

Not only does this clever extract boost hair follicles by nourishing the scalp, research has shown this extract can help block an enzyme called 5-alpha reductase which has been shown to produce a chemical called DHT from testosterone, which causes hair loss.

Pumpkin Seed Extract

Not only does this clever extract boost hair follicles by nourishing the scalp, research has shown this extract can help block an enzyme called 5-alpha reductase which has been shown to produce a chemical called DHT from testosterone, which causes hair loss.

Aloe Vera

You might already be familiar with this ingredient as a popular after-sun or sunburn remedy. It’s a succulent plant that grows in arid landscapes around the world and is full of what’s known as polysaccharides which are famous for their hydrating and anti-inflammatory powers (so it’s a hero for issues like irritation, itching and dryness).

Aloe Vera

You might already be familiar with this ingredient as a popular after-sun or sunburn remedy. It’s a succulent plant that grows in arid landscapes around the world and is full of what’s known as polysaccharides which are famous for their hydrating and anti-inflammatory powers (so it’s a hero for issues like irritation, itching and dryness).

Keratin

This is a protein naturally found in the hair, otherwise known as the building blocks of the hair strand (basically the more protein it has, the stronger it will be). Ideal for boosting shine, fortifying fine hair and rebuilding damaged follicles, it also helps protect hair from future breakages.

Keratin

This is a protein naturally found in the hair, otherwise known as the building blocks of the hair strand (basically the more protein it has, the stronger it will be). Ideal for boosting shine, fortifying fine hair and rebuilding damaged follicles, it also helps protect hair from future breakages.

Silk Peptides

Silkgel is a pioneering new vegan alternative to regular silk peptides, providing a “second skin” effect to the scalp and hair follicles. Produced via a process of fermenting plant starch, it’s been clinically proven to not only repair fragile or damaged hair strands, but also protect the hair and scalp from harmful pollutants as well as bacterial adhesion.

Silk Peptides

Silkgel is a pioneering new vegan alternative to regular silk peptides, providing a “second skin” effect to the scalp and hair follicles. Produced via a process of fermenting plant starch, it’s been clinically proven to not only repair fragile or damaged hair strands, but also protect the hair and scalp from harmful pollutants as well as bacterial adhesion.

Coconut Oil

Packed with essential vitamins and fatty acids as well as delivering a good glug of moisture, coconut is like a nourishing espresso shot for your scalp, stimulating hair growth and helping to repair broken strands.

Coconut Oil

Packed with essential vitamins and fatty acids as well as delivering a good glug of moisture, coconut is like a nourishing espresso shot for your scalp, stimulating hair growth and helping to repair broken strands.

Pro Vitamin B5

Otherwise known as ‘pantothenic acid’, this is great if your scalp is dry and flaky, as it works like a sponge – rapidly absorbing moisture and locking it in. It’s also used to treat wounds and irritation, encouraging skin cell regeneration so your scalp is left fortified and soothed.

Pro Vitamin B5

Otherwise known as ‘pantothenic acid’, this is great if your scalp is dry and flaky, as it works like a sponge – rapidly absorbing moisture and locking it in. It’s also used to treat wounds and irritation, encouraging skin cell regeneration so your scalp is left fortified and soothed.

Camellia Tea Oil

Widely used in Asia, this essential oil is extracted from the seeds of the tea plant. Rich in antioxidants and vitamins, as well as essential fatty acids it delivers an intense hit of nourishment to neglected scalps to stimulate hair follicles and enhance healthy hair growth, while leaving it conditioned.

Camellia Tea Oil

Widely used in Asia, this essential oil is extracted from the seeds of the tea plant. Rich in antioxidants and vitamins, as well as essential fatty acids it delivers an intense hit of nourishment to neglected scalps to stimulate hair follicles and enhance healthy hair growth, while leaving it conditioned.

AHAs

Short for ‘alpha hydroxy acid’, AHAs work to exfoliate the skin on your scalp and stimulate the production of collagen, by kick-starting the skin’s healing mechanisms.

AHAs

Short for ‘alpha hydroxy acid’, AHAs work to chemically exfoliate the skin on your scalp and stimulate the production of collagen, by kick-starting the skin’s healing mechanisms.

Allantoin

Famed for its healing properties, this is an extract from the root of the comfrey plant and is used to both calm irritation and promote skin cell renewal. It’s especially good for sensitive skin too.

Allantoin

Famed for its healing properties, this is an extract from the root of the comfrey plant and is used to both calm irritation and promote skin cell renewal. It’s especially good for sensitive skin too.

Jojoba Beads

Jojoba is a North American plant (pronounced “hohoba”) from which a liquid wax can be extracted and turned into beads that can be used to gently buff away dead skin cells and product build-up on the scalp.

Jojoba Beads

Jojoba is a North American plant (pronounced “hohoba”) from which a liquid wax can be extracted and turned into beads that can be used to gently buff away dead skin cells and product build-up on the scalp.

Argan Oil

This popular haircare ingredient is produced from Argan trees in Morocco and is packed with essential fatty acids and vitamin E to boost elasticity and shine. What makes it particularly great for hair is that it’s lighter than other plant-based oils, so doesn’t leave it feeling greasy or heavy.

Argan Oil

This popular haircare ingredient is produced from Argan trees in Morocco and is packed with essential fatty acids and vitamin E to boost elasticity and shine. What makes it particularly great for hair is that it’s lighter than other plant-based oils, so doesn’t leave it feeling greasy or heavy.

Stearic Acid

This plant extract is a particularly popular ingredient in cleansers, as it’s known for its ability to bind oil and water molecules, lifting away excess grease and dirt.

Stearic Acid

This plant extract is a particularly popular ingredient in cleansers, as it’s known for its ability to bind oil and water molecules, lifting away excess grease and dirt.

Shea Butter

A nut extract from the African shea tree, this is a particularly popular ingredient in skincare, as it is swiftly absorbed without leaving any greasy residue. It’s also renowned for its healing properties making it perfect for alleviating scalp discomfort.

Shea Butter

A nut extract from the African shea tree, this is a particularly popular ingredient in skincare, as it is swiftly absorbed without leaving any greasy residue. It’s also renowned for its healing properties making it perfect for alleviating scalp discomfort.

Retinol

Also known as Vitamin A, retinol works to resurface the skin and speed up cell turnover. Highly prized in facial skincare for its anti-ageing properties, it works to exfoliate the scalp and help protect against UV rays and pollution.

Retinol

Also known as Vitamin A, retinol works to resurface the skin and speed up cell turnover. Highly prized in facial skincare for its anti-ageing properties, it works to exfoliate the scalp and help protect against UV rays and pollution.

Jade Stone

Jade is often used in crystal healing to relieve low moods.

Jade Stone

Jade is often used in crystal healing to relieve low moods.

Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel

A natural toner and anti-inflammatory, it’s ideal for treating irritated scalps, as it’s historically been used in skincare remedies for ailments like rashes, insect bites, bruises and minor burns - and is renowned for calming sensitive skin.

Pumpkin Seed Extract

Pumpkin Seed Extract

Not only does this clever extract boost hair follicles by nourishing the scalp, research has shown this extract can help block an enzyme called 5-alpha reductase which has been shown to produce a chemical called DHT from testosterone, which causes hair loss.

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera

You might already be familiar with this ingredient as a popular after-sun or sunburn remedy. It’s a succulent plant that grows in arid landscapes around the world and is full of what’s known as polysaccharides which are famous for their hydrating and anti-inflammatory powers (so it’s a hero for issues like irritation, itching and dryness).

Keratin

Keratin

This is a protein naturally found in the hair, otherwise known as the building blocks of the hair strand (basically the more protein it has, the stronger it will be). Ideal for boosting shine, fortifying fine hair and rebuilding damaged follicles, it also helps protect hair from future breakages.

Silk Peptides

Silk Peptides

Silkgel is a pioneering new vegan alternative to regular silk peptides, providing a “second skin” effect to the scalp and hair follicles. Produced via a process of fermenting plant starch, it’s been clinically proven to not only repair fragile or damaged hair strands, but also protect the hair and scalp from harmful pollutants as well as bacterial adhesion.

Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil

Packed with essential vitamins and fatty acids as well as delivering a good glug of moisture, coconut is like a nourishing espresso shot for your scalp, stimulating hair growth and helping to repair broken strands.

Pro Vitamin B5

Pro Vitamin B5

Otherwise known as ‘pantothenic acid’, this is great if your scalp is dry and flaky, as it works like a sponge – rapidly absorbing moisture and locking it in. It’s also used to treat wounds and irritation, encouraging skin cell regeneration so your scalp is left fortified and soothed.

Camellia Tea Oil

Camellia Tea Oil

Widely used in Asia, this essential oil is extracted from the seeds of the tea plant. Rich in antioxidants and vitamins, as well as essential fatty acids it delivers an intense hit of nourishment to neglected scalps to stimulate hair follicles and enhance healthy hair growth, while leaving it conditioned.

AHAs

AHAs

Short for ‘alpha hydroxy acid’, AHAs work to chemically exfoliate the skin on your scalp and stimulate the production of collagen, by kick-starting the skin’s healing mechanisms.

Allantoin

Allantoin

Famed for its healing properties, this is an extract from the root of the comfrey plant and is used to both calm irritation and promote skin cell renewal. It’s especially good for sensitive skin too.

Jojoba Beads

Jojoba Beads

Jojoba is a North American plant (pronounced “hohoba”) from which a liquid wax can be extracted and turned into beads that can be used to gently buff away dead skin cells and product build-up on the scalp.

Argan Oil

Argan Oil

This popular haircare ingredient is produced from Argan trees in Morocco and is packed with essential fatty acids and vitamin E to boost elasticity and shine. What makes it particularly great for hair is that it’s lighter than other plant-based oils, so doesn’t leave it feeling greasy or heavy.

Stearic Acid

Stearic Acid

This plant extract is a particularly popular ingredient in cleansers, as it’s known for its ability to bind oil and water molecules, lifting away excess grease and dirt.

Shea Butter

Shea Butter

A nut extract from the African shea tree, this is a particularly popular ingredient in skincare, as it is swiftly absorbed without leaving any greasy residue. It’s also renowned for its healing properties making it perfect for alleviating scalp discomfort.

Retinol

Retinol

Also known as Vitamin A, retinol works to resurface the skin and speed up cell turnover. Highly prized in facial skincare for its anti-ageing properties, it works to exfoliate the scalp and help protect against UV rays and pollution.

Jade Stone

Jade Stone

Jade is often used in crystal healing to relieve low moods.